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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/RWWW30Y2FSUqTUPa9GdLMXYnmOk=/0x0:783x522/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66769936/Screen_Shot_2020_05_08_at_9.35.24_AM.0.png"> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/78/jeremy-stephens">Jeremy Stephens</a> came in heavy for <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1094/ufc-249-ferguson-vs-gaethje">UFC 249</a>.</p> <p>A longtime octagon veteran, “Lil’ Heathen” is booked to face <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4139/calvin-kattar">Calvin Kattar</a> in a featherweight bout Saturday night in Jacksonville, Fla., but came in at 150.5 pounds at the official weigh-ins...

<img alt="Donald Cerrone" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/iNp-TpJCI0IBCHO4iULl87o8FuU=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66770028/103_Donald_Cerrone.0.0.jpg"> <small>Donald Cerrone | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone knows he had a really bad night in his last fight against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> in January.</p> <p>The highly-anticipated showdown lasted just 40 seconds with McGregor blitzing Cerrone right out...

<img alt="Tony Ferguson" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/LNg1Dw05rH1SkLFwIDvFujSWEfM=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66769356/017_Tony_Ferguson.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>At the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1094/ufc-249-ferguson-vs-gaethje">UFC 249</a> weigh-ins, all 24 fighters taking part in UFC 249 on Saturday night will step on the scale Friday morning.</p> <p>In the main event, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/538/anthony-ferguson">Tony Ferguson</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1526/justin-gaethje">Justin Gaethje</a> will...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Jm1-4OLeW11hkxOgpO-4d8KAgNc=/123x0:1203x720/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66765433/MEDIA_DAy___Hardy.00_11_39_22.Still001.0.jpg"> <p>At <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1094/ufc-249-ferguson-vs-gaethje">UFC 249</a> virtual media day, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4732/greg-hardy">Greg Hardy</a> talks about not having fans at the event, his training, a possible move to the WWE, and more Thursday afternoon.</p> <aside><div data-anthem-component="actionbox" data-anthem-component-data='{"title":"UFC 249 Is Almost Here!","description":"Catch two title fights, stacked card...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/k3i8i5igEZyG6vTr-U5HGC5a0hI=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66765794/137_Conor_McGregor.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Add <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> to the list of fighters who have a problem with the UFC ranking system.</p> <p>The former two-division champion took to Twitter on Thursday to criticize the list of the top 15 lightweights where...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/XZPr0fQyp-C3Cu2_vEiRaXpzEYg=/134x0:1214x720/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66766214/Media_Day___Tony_Ferguson.00_00_34_17.Still001.0.jpg"> <p>At <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1094/ufc-249-ferguson-vs-gaethje">UFC 249</a> virtual media day, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/538/anthony-ferguson">Tony Ferguson</a> talks the atmosphere, facing <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1526/justin-gaethje">Justin Gaethje</a>, if he’ll ever face <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1480/khabib-nurmagomedov">Khabib Nurmagomedov</a>, and more.</p>...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/7ulH03aF12i7Ikrs23tLRW8wYTw=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66766455/119_Justin_Gaethje.0.jpg"> <small>Justin Gaethje | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>UFC fights are back and that means plenty of wacky wagers can now be made.</p> <p>Betting site <a href="https://www.sportsbetting.ag/sportsbook/futures-and-props/mma-props">SportsBetting.ag</a> has provided a list of prop bets for this Saturday’s <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1094/ufc-249-ferguson-vs-gaethje">UFC 249</a> show at...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/C9TWn16GqlJuOWE1OycfdvKfwm0=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66766834/044_Marcin_Tybura_x_Augusto_Sakai.0.jpg"> <small>Brazilian heavyweight Augusto Sakai (left) is undefeated in the UFC banner with two knockouts. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/684/blagoy-ivanov">Blagoy Ivanov</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2252/augusto-sakai">Augusto Sakai</a> agreed to meet at the UFC show scheduled for May 23 in a yet-to-be-announced...

<img alt="Justin Gaethje" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/wQynVWbJ4KvSKJTlSxnb9tJjDFY=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66767214/026_Justin_Gaethje.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>There are two things <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1526/justin-gaethje">Justin Gaethje</a> expects he’ll need when he face <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/538/anthony-ferguson">Tony Ferguson</a> on Saturday: pain tolerance and patience.</p> <p>With so many unknowns inherent to Ferguson’s style, Gaethje figures he’ll need a lot...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/1aPNzLjFohQaqOgjgFjELqZjqcY=/150x0:1770x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66767530/sanchezguida.0.jpg"> <small>UFC, YouTube</small> <p>Watch <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/121/diego-sanchez">Diego Sanchez</a> vs. <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/354/clay-guida">Clay Guida</a> full fight video to see Sanchez and Guida’s wild and bloody battle at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/62/the-ultimate-fighter-9-finale">The Ultimate Fighter 9 Finale</a> on June 20, 2009, in Las Vegas.</p> <p>Sanchez and Guida arrived in...